William L. Garwood

Hon. William L. Garwood

Judge, United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

William Lockhart Garwood (October 29, 1931 – July 14, 2011) was a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Garwood joined the court in 1981 after being nominated by President Ronald Reagan. He was serving on senior status at the time of his death.


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